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2008 News Releases

Longwood ranks with the best in 2009 U.S. News rankings

August 22, 2008

U.S. News America's Best Colleges 2009

For the eleventh straight year, Longwood University is ranked among the best in the new U.S. News & World Report "America’s Best Colleges." The 2009 Report, released on 22 August 2008, continues to rank Longwood as one of the "Top Public Universities—Master’s" in the South at the #11 position. Among all Southern Universities—Master’s (public and private) Longwood remained within the top tier at the #32 position.

Additionally, Longwood is one of only 139 schools in the Southeast selected as a "Best in the Southeast" in the Princeton Review’s 2009 Best Colleges: Region by Region listings. Student opinion data from a total of 630 schools nationwide is featured on the Best Colleges: Region by Region section.